Tag: inflation

Earnings vs. Prices

Chart of the Week: Week 7, 2015: Earnings vs. Prices

This week we've received two big bits of economic news: CPI inflation fell to just 0.3% in January, while earnings growth remained roughly steady at 1.7% in the three months to December.

/ February 18, 2015
UK Inflation

Chart of the Week: Week 2, 2015: UK Inflation

It was announced yesterday that overall inflation in the UK in December last year fell to just 0.5% - the joint lowest level on record (the other time it was this low was in May 2000).

/ January 14, 2015
Average Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 51, 2014: Clash of the Titans

Our annual Clash of the Titans economic forecasting competition is taking place tomorrow night (the 18th December), so we've taken a look back at last year's predictions and how they compared to what actually happened.

/ December 17, 2014
The Eurozone Recovery

Chart of the Week: Week 34, 2014: The Eurozone Recovery

Following on from our graph recording the impressive US recovery a fortnight ago, this week we have taken a look at the much more limited recovery in the euro zone.

/ August 20, 2014